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overseas trading

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    HELP! Legality of an Australian trading for a US Fund

    Hi everyone. So I have been asked to trade on behalf of a US based, fully regulated, Commodity Pool. From the US point of view I can trade for them as an exempt CTA (Commodity Trading Advisor), as such I do not need to register with the NFA (National Futures Association). So I am happy it's...
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    Trading overseas: Do I pay tax? - (US Futures)

    Let say for example, I made $50k profit from trading the futures market in the United State. Every now and then I transfer my profit back into my Australian Bank account. I do not have to pay US tax on the profit gained from the trading activity using my US brokerage account. At the end of...